This latest substance is being developed in a way that mimics Valium... this substance delivers all the inebriating effects of alcohol, but without the mood-altering and addiction side effects. Better still, he claims that drinkers will be able to flush their system almost immediately with an antidote. Need to drive home after a rager of a holiday party? No problem! Pop a pill and you'll soon be good to go.
That said, it's time for the cold water dose of reality that accompanies seemingly every science-related story seen in a mainstream news publication these days. Without a test country that's willing to change regulations and allow such a substance onto the open market, it will never be sold.Read »